Tahir Andrabi

Stedman-Sumner Professor of Economics at Pomona College

Tahir Andrabi is the Stedman-Sumner Professor of Economics at Pomona College. He is an invited researcher at JPAL MIT, and has been a visiting scholar at MIT, a senior research associate at STICERD LSE, and a consultant for the World Bank. He is a co-founder,board member and Director, Social Policy and Public Goods Program of the Center for Economic Research, Pakistan in Lahore, Pakistan. In 2017-2020, he was the inaugural Dean of the Lahore University of Management Sciences School of Education. He has published extensively in major economics and education journals including the American Economic Review, Review of Economics and Statistics, Journal of Development Economics, Journal of Public Economics, Journal of Human Resources, and Comparative Education Review. In 2007, his work on religious education in Pakistan received the George Bereday Award for the best paper published in Comparative Education Review in 2006 from the Comparative and International Education Society. His research on education is available at (LEAPS–Learning and Educational Achievement in Pakistan Schools).